Tribe Paid High Price For Befriending Texans

“A surprise attack by four hostile tribes on October 25, 1862 cut the number of Tonkawas in half leaving less than 150 still alive and kicking.”

If you haven’t read this installment of “This Week in Texas History” for Wednesday, October 22 through Tuesday, October 28, you are missing out on the fascinating story of the Indians who called themselves “the most human of men.”

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